International Women’s Day International Women’s Day (IWD) is celebrated on March 8 every year. This day commemorates the movement for women’s rights. The earliest Women’s Day observance was held on February 28, 1909 in New York when organized by the Socialist Party of America. The day celebrates the economic, political
National Check Your Batteries Day While National Check Your Batteries Day sounds like a holiday created by a battery company, it was actually created to raise awareness of the importance of testing and having working batteries in household appliances – most importantly smoke detectors and carbon monoxide detectors. Smoke detectors
WORLD POETRY DAY The purpose of World Poetry day is to promote the reading, writing, publishing, and teaching of poetry throughout the world. This holiday was created in 1999 by UNESCO (the United Nations Educational, Scientific and Cultural Organization). When is World Poetry Day? Annually on March 21st Type of
National Student-Athlete Day National Student-Athlete Day is celebrated throughout the months of March and April at NCAA (National Collegiate Athletic Association) colleges and universities. The observation of National Student-Athlete Day, started in 1987, by recognizing the accomplishments of student-athletes who excel in the classroom, the play-field and in community services.